Carnival d'Afrique Caribbean/New Orleans Mardi Gras

June 1 – 2, 1996

Alternate Title Carnival d'Afrique Caribbean / New Orleans Mardi Gras
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States, Côte d'Ivoire, Haiti
Description For Carnival D'Afrique Carribean (June 1) and New Orleans Mardi Gras (June 2)
Celebration and protest music of the Ivory Coast, Haiti and New Orleans springs to life in the audacious, effervescent performances of Papa Jube, Tabou Combo and The Dirty Dozen. The musical styles of compas, reggae, samba, zydeco, Dixieland, and blues that form the melting pot of Carnival and Mardi Gras will be sampled.
Identifier 1996s.01304
VenueBAM Strong (Majestic, BAM Majestic, BAM Harvey Theater, The Rudin Family Gallery)
singerPapa Jube